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Rajendra Singh

  • Retiree-Faculty Emeritus, Mechanical & Aerospace Engr
  • Faculty Emeritus, Mechanical & Aerospace Engr
  • 201 W 19th Ave
    E545 Scott Lab
    Columbus, OH 43210
  • 614-292-9044

About

Research interests include:

  • Machine dynamics, acoustics and vibrations
  • Non-linear dynamics and signal processing
  • Automotive noise, vibration and harshness (NVH) control
  • Geared system dynamics and acoustics (automotive and rotorcraft systems)

Visit http://www.mecheng.osu.edu/adl/ and http://svc.engineering.osu.edu/ for more information.

Honors

  • 20130801-20160701

    Honorary Distinguished Professorship.

  • 20140501

    Distinguished Graduate Faculty Award.

  • 20131101

    Outstanding Mechanical Engineer.

  • 20130601

    Ralph Coats Roe Award.

  • 20090101

    Elected to Fellow Grade.

  • 20070101

    Outstanding Paper Award Received by Graduate Student (S. He, Noise-Con 2007).

  • 20060101

    Elected to Fellow Grade.

  • 20060101

    Lumley Senior Faculty Award.

  • 20010101

    Lumley Senior Faculty Award.

  • 19970101-19980101

    Outstanding Distance Learning Faculty Award.

  • 19960101

    Lumley Senior Faculty Award.

  • 19930101

    Outstanding Educator Award.

  • 19930101

    George Westinghouse Award.

  • 19920101

    Elected to Fellow Grade.

  • 19920101

    Asian Americal Faculty Honoree.

  • 19910101

    Lumly Senior Faculty Award.

  • 19900101

    Harrison Faculty award.

  • 19890101

    Institute of Noise Control Engineering Award.

  • 19870101

    Senior Faculty Award.

  • 19830101

    Junior Faculty award.

  • 19770101-19790101

    Winner of several Cost Improvement Awards.

  • 19750101

    Selected as a Member of the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi.

  • 19750101

    R.H. Kohr Award.

  • 19730101

    Gold Medal for Academic Excellence.

Journal Articles

2014

  • Yoon, JY and Singh, R, 2014, "Examination of Super-Harmonics in a Multi-Degree of Freedom Nonlinear Vibration Isolation Syste: Refined Models and Comparison with Measurements." Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing 48, 368-387 - 368-387.
  • Noll,Scott; Dreyer,Jason; Singh,Rajendra, 2014, "Complex eigensolutions of coupled flexural and longitudinal modes in a beam with inclined elastic supports with non-proportional damping." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 333, no. 3, 818-834 - 818-834.
  • Liette, J.; Dreyer, J.T.; Singh, R., 2014, "Interaction between two active structural paths for source mass motion control over mid-frequency range." Journal of Sound and Vibration 333, no. 9, 2369-2385 - 2369-2385.

2013

  • Noll, S, Dreyer, JT, and Singh, R, 2013, "Complex Eigensolutions of Coupled Flexurl and Longitudinal Modes in a Beam with Inclined Elastic Supports with Non-Proportional Damping." Journal of Sound and Vibration 333, 818-834 - 818-834.
  • Yoon,Jong-Yun; Singh,Rajendra, 2013, "Effect of the multi-staged clutch damper characteristics on the transmission gear rattle under two engine conditions." PROCEEDINGS OF THE INSTITUTION OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERS PART D-JOURNAL OF AUTOMOBILE ENGINEERING 227, no. 9, 1273-1294 - 1273-1294.
  • Li, L and Singh, R, 2013, "Analysis of Speed-Dependent Vibration Amplification in a Nonlinear Driveline System Using Hilbert Transform." SAE International Journal of Passenger Cars - Mechanical Systems 6, no. 2, 2013-01 - 2013-01.
  • Kim,Byeongil; Washington,Gregory,N; Singh,Rajendra, 2013, "Control of incommensurate sinusoids using enhanced adaptive filtering algorithm based on sliding mode approach." JOURNAL OF VIBRATION AND CONTROL 19, no. 8, 1265-1280 - 1265-1280.
  • Sundar, S, Singh, R, Jayasankaran, K, and Kim, S, 2013, "Effect of the Tooth Surface Waviness on the Dynamics and Structure-Borne Noise of a Spur Gear Pair." SAE International Journal of Passenger Cars - Mechanical Systems 6, no. 2, 2013-01 - 2013-01.
  • Gunduz,Aydin; Singh,Rajendra, 2013, "Stiffness matrix formulation for double row angular contact ball bearings: Analytical development and validation." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 332, no. 22, 5898-5916 - 5898-5916.
  • Chai, T, Singh, R, and Dreyer, JT, 2013, "Dynamic Stiffness of Hydraulic Bushing with Multipl Internal Configurations." SAE International Journal of Passenger Cars - Mechanical Systems 6, no. 2, 1209-1216 - 1209-1216.
  • Noll, S, Dreyer, JT, and Singh, R, 2013, "Effect of Local Stiffness Coupling on the Modes of a Subframe-Bushing System." SAE International Journal of Passenger Cars - Mechanical Systems 6, no. 2, 2013-01 - 2013-01.
  • Noll, S, Dreyer, JT, and Singh, R, 2013, "Comparative Assessment of Multi-Axis Bushing Properties Using Resonant and Non-Resonant Methods." SAE International Journal of Passenger Cars - Mechanical Systems 6, no. 2, 2013-01 - 2013-01.

2012

  • Kim,Byeongil; Washington,Gregory,N; Singh,Rajendra, 2012, "Control of modulated vibration using an enhanced adaptive filtering algorithm based on model-based approach." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 331, no. 18, 4101-4114 - 4101-4114.
  • J. Liette, J. T. Dreyer, and R. Singh, 2012, "Dynamic Characterization of the Rectangular Piston Seal in a Disc-Caliper Braking System Using Analytical and Experimental Methods." Proceedings of the Institute of Mechanical Engineers Part D: Automobile Engineering 226, 1613-1629 - 1613-1629.
  • Hu,Jin-Fang; Singh,Rajendra, 2012, "Improved torque roll axis decoupling axiom for a powertrain mounting system in the presence of a compliant base." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 331, no. 7, 1498-1518 - 1498-1518.

2011

  • C. Duan and R. Singh, 2011, "Analysis of the Brake Judder Problem by Employing a Simplified Source-Path-Receiver Model." Proc. IMechE Part D: Automobile Engineering 225, 141-149 - 141-149.
  • Z. Zhang, R. Singh, and A. R. Crowther, 2011, "Limitations of Smoothening Functions for Automotive Vibro-Impact Problems." Shock and Vibration 18, 397-406 - 397-406.
  • J.-Y. Yoon and R. Singh, 2011, "Estimation of Interfacial Forces in a Multi-Degree of freedom Isolation System using a Dynamic Load Sensing Mount and Quasi-Linear Models." Journal of Sound and Vibration 330, 4429-4446 - 4429-4446.

2010

  • Yoon,Jong-Yun; Singh,Rajendra, 2010, "Indirect measurement of dynamic force transmitted by a nonlinear hydraulic mount under sinusoidal excitation with focus on super-harmonics." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 329, no. 25, 5249-5272 - 5249-5272.
  • Yoon,Jong-Yun; Singh,Rajendra, 2010, "Dynamic force transmitted by hydraulic mount: Estimation in frequency domain using motion and/or pressure measurements and quasi-linear models." NOISE CONTROL ENGINEERING JOURNAL 58, no. 4, 403-419 - 403-419.
  • C. Duan and R. Singh, 2010, "Analysis of the Vehicle Brake Judder Problem by Employing a Simplified Source-Path-Receiver Model." Proc. IMechE Part D: Automobile Engineering 255, 141-149 - 141-149.
  • Park,Jae-Yeol; Singh,Rajendra, 2010, "Role of spectrally varying mount properties in influencing coupling between powertrain motions under torque excitation." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 329, no. 14, 2895-2914 - 2895-2914.
  • Gunduz,Aydin; Inoue,Akira; Singh,Rajendra, 2010, "Estimation of interfacial forces in time domain for linear systems." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 329, no. 13, 2616-2634 - 2616-2634.
  • J.Y. Yoon and R. Singh, 2010, "Estimation of Dynamic Force Transmitted by Hydraulic Mount using Motion and/or Pressure Measurements and Quasi-Linear Models." Noise Control Engineering Journal 58, no. 4, 403-419 - 403-419.

2009

  • Park,Jae-Yeol; Singh,Rajendra, 2009, "Analysis of powertrain motions given a combination of active and passive isolators." NOISE CONTROL ENGINEERING JOURNAL 57, no. 3, 232-243 - 232-243.
  • Duan,Chengwu; Singh,Rajendra, 2009, "Forced vibrations of a torsional oscillator with Coulomb friction under a periodically varying normal load." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 325, no. 3, 499-506 - 499-506.

2008

  • He,Song; Cho,Sungmin; Singh,Rajendra, 2008, "Prediction of dynamic friction forces in spur gears using alternate sliding friction formulations." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 309, no. 3-5, 843-851 - 843-851.
  • Duan,Chengwu; Singh,Rajendra, 2008, "Isolated sub-harmonic resonance branch in the frequency response of an oscillator with slight asymmetry in the clearance." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 314, no. 1-2, 12-18 - 12-18.
  • Lee,Jun Hwa; Singh,Rajendra, 2008, "Nonlinear frequency responses of quarter vehicle models with amplitude-sensitive engine mounts." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 313, no. 3-5, 784-805 - 784-805.
  • Lee,Jun,Hwa; Singh,Rajendra, 2008, "Existence of super-harmonics in quarter-vehicle system responses with nonlinear inertia hydraulic track mount given sinusoidal force excitation." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 313, no. 3-5, 367-374 - 367-374.
  • He,Song; Singh,Rajendra; Pavic,Goran, 2008, "Effect of sliding friction on gear noise based on a refined vibro-acoustic formulation." NOISE CONTROL ENGINEERING JOURNAL 56, no. 3, 164-175 - 164-175.
  • He,Song; Singh,Rajendra, 2008, "Dynamic transmission error prediction of helical gear pair under sliding friction using Floquet theory." JOURNAL OF MECHANICAL DESIGN 130, no. 5, 052603 - 052603.
  • Inoue,A; Singh,R; Fernandes,G,A, 2008, "Absolute and relative path measures in a discrete system by using two analytical methods." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 313, no. 3-5, 696-722 - 696-722.
  • He,Song; Rook,Todd; Singh,Rajendra, 2008, "Construction of Semianalytical Solutions to Spur Gear Dynamics Given Periodic Mesh Stiffness and Sliding Friction Functions." JOURNAL OF MECHANICAL DESIGN 130, no. 12, 122601 - 122601.
  • Park,Jae-Yeol; Singh,Rajendra, 2008, "Effect of non-proportional damping on the torque roll axis decoupling of an engine mounting system." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 313, no. 3-5, 841-857 - 841-857.
  • Lee,Jun Hwa; Singh,Rajendra, 2008, "Critical analysis of analogous mechanical models used to describe hydraulic engine mounts." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 311, no. 3-5, 1457-1464 - 1457-1464.

2007

  • Duan,Chengwu; Singh,Rajendra, 2007, "Dynamic analysis of preload nonlinearity in a mechanical oscillator." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 301, no. 3-5, 963-978 - 963-978.
  • He,Song; Singh,Rajendra, 2007, "Approximate step response of a nonlinear hydraulic mount using a simplified linear model." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 299, no. 3, 656-663 - 656-663.
  • He,Song; Gunda,Rajendra; Singh,Rajendra, 2007, "Effect of sliding friction on the dynamics of spur gear pair with realistic time-varying stiffness." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 301, no. 3-5, 927-949 - 927-949.
  • He,Song; Gunda,Rajendra; Singh,Rajendra, 2007, "Inclusion of sliding friction in contact dynamics model for helical gears." JOURNAL OF MECHANICAL DESIGN 129, no. 1, 48-57 - 48-57.
  • Crowther,Ashley,R; Janello,Carrie; Singh,Rajendra, 2007, "Quantification of clearance-induced impulsive sources in a torsional system." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 307, no. 3-5, 428-451 - 428-451.
  • Crowther,Ashley,R; Singh,Rajendra; Zhang,Nong; Chapman,Chris, 2007, "Impulsive response of an automatic transmission system with multiple clearances: Formulation, simulation and experiment." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 306, no. 3-5, 444-466 - 444-466.
  • He,Song; Singh,Rajendra, 2007, "Discontinuous compliance nonlinearities in the hydraulic engine mount." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 307, no. 3-5, 545-563 - 545-563.
  • Kim,Seungbo; Singh,Rajendra, 2007, "Gear surface roughness induced noise prediction based on a linear time-varying model with sliding friction." JOURNAL OF VIBRATION AND CONTROL 13, no. 7, 1045-1063 - 1045-1063.
  • Duan,Chengwu; Rook,Todd,E; Singh,Rajendra, 2007, "Sub-harmonic resonance in a nearly pre-loaded mechanical oscillator." NONLINEAR DYNAMICS 50, no. 3, 639-650 - 639-650.

2006

  • Inoue,Akira; Kim,Seungbo; Singh,Rajendra, 2006, "Comparative evaluation of structure-borne noise transfer paths in a laboratory experiment." NOISE CONTROL ENGINEERING JOURNAL 54, no. 6, 382-395 - 382-395.
  • Kim,Seungbo; Singh,Rajendra, 2006, "High frequency energy characterization of beam structures based only on driving point mobility or impedance." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 295, no. 3-5, 1076-1084 - 1076-1084.
  • Duan,Chengwu; Singh,Rajendra, 2006, "Influence of harmonically varying normal load on steady-state behavior of a 2dof torsional system with dry friction." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 294, no. 3, 503-528 - 503-528.
  • Duan,C,W; Singh,R, 2006, "Dynamics of a 3dof torsional system with a dry friction controlled path." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 289, no. 4-5, 657-688 - 657-688.
  • Kim,S,B; Singh,R, 2006, "Alternate methods for characterizing spectral energy inputs based only on driving point mobilities or impedances." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 291, no. 3-5, 604-626 - 604-626.

2005

  • LEE,H; Singh,R, 2005, "Comparison of two analytical methods used to calculate sound radiation from radial vibration modes of a thick annular disk." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 285, no. 4-5, 1210-1216 - 1210-1216.
  • Duan,C,W; Singh,R, 2005, "Transient responses of a 2-dof torsional system with nonlinear dry friction under a harmonically varying normal load." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 285, no. 4-5, 1223-1234 - 1223-1234.
  • Kim,T,C; Rook,T,E; Singh,R, 2005, "Super- and sub-harmonic response calculations for a torsional system with clearance nonlinearity using the harmonic balance method." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 281, no. 3-5, 965-993 - 965-993.
  • Kim,T,C; Rook,T,E; Singh,R, 2005, "Effect of nonlinear impact damping on the frequency response of a torsional system with clearance." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 281, no. 3-5, 995-1021 - 995-1021.
  • Duan,C,W; Singh,R, 2005, "Super-harmonics in a torsional system with dry friction path subject to harmonic excitation under a mean torque." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 285, no. 4-5, 803-834 - 803-834.
  • LEE,H; Singh,R, 2005, "Acoustic radiation from out-of-plane modes of an annular disk using thin and thick plate theory." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 282, no. 1-2, 313-339 - 313-339.
  • He,S; Singh,R, 2005, "Estimation of amplitude and frequency dependent parameters of hydraulic engine mount given limited dynamic stiffness measurements." NOISE CONTROL ENGINEERING JOURNAL 53, no. 6, 271-285 - 271-285.
  • Wickramarachi,P; Singh,R; Bailey,G, 2005, "Analysis of friction-induced vibration leading to "EEK" noise in a dry friction clutch." NOISE CONTROL ENGINEERING JOURNAL 53, no. 4, 138-144 - 138-144.
  • LEE,H; Singh,R, 2005, "Self and mutual radiation from flexural and radial modes of a thick annular disk." JOURNAL OF SOUND AND VIBRATION 286, no. 4-5, 1032-1040 - 1032-1040.

2004

  • Lee,H; Singh,R, 2004, "Determination of sound radiation from a simplified disk-brake rotor by a semi-analytical method." NOISE CONTROL ENGINEERING JOURNAL 52, no. 5, 225-239 - 225-239.

2003

  • Tiwari,M; Adiguna,H; Singh,R, 2003, "Experimental characterization of a nonlinear hydraulic engine mount." NOISE CONTROL ENGINEERING JOURNAL 51, no. 1, 36-49 - 36-49.
  • Vaishya,M; Singh,R, 2003, "Strategies for modeling friction in gear dynamics." JOURNAL OF MECHANICAL DESIGN 125, no. 2, 383-393 - 383-393.

1993

  • Singh, R.; Lee, C., 1993, "Frequency response of linear systems with parameter uncertainties." Journal of Sound and Vibration 168, no. 1, 71-92 - 71-92.

1992

  • Nair, S.S.; Singh, R.; Waldron, K.J.; Vohnout, V.J., 1992, "Power system of a multi-legged walking robot." Robotics and Autonomous Systems 9, no. 3, 149-163 - 149-163.

1990

  • Lai, J.Y.; Menq, C.H.; Singh, R., 1990, "Accurate position control of a pneumatic actuator." Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement and Control, Transactions of the ASME 112, no. 4, 734-739 - 734-739.

1989

  • Lai, J.Y.; Menq, C.H.; Singh, R., 1989, "Pressure control of a pneumatic chamber." Journal of fluid control 19, no. 4, 7-31 - 7-31.

1985

  • Busby, H.R.; Lyons, W.M.; Singh, R., 1985, "Stability analysis of a brake squeal model.."
  • Lyons, W.M.; Busby, H.R.; Singh, R., 1985, "Pin-disk modeling concept applied to the brake squeal problem.."

1984

  • Lee, S.; Singh, R.; Moran, M.J., 1984, "First law analysis of a compressor using a computer simulation model.."
  • Wang, Y.T.; Singh, R.; Yu, H.C.; Guenther, D.A., 1984, "Computer simulation of a shock-absorbing pneumatic cylinder.." J. SOUND & VIB. 93, no. 3 , Apr. 8, 1984.,

Papers in Proceedings

2013

  • Sen, O.T.; Dreyer, J.T.; Singh, R. "An improved brake squeal source model in the presence of kinematic and friction nonlinearities." (1 2013).
  • Koruk, H.; Dreyer, J.T.; Singh, R. "Vibro- Acoustic responses of cylindrical shells with cardboard liners and determination of damping mechanisms." (1 2013).
  • Sen, O.T.; Dreyer, J.T.; Singh, R. "Forced response of a nonlinear translating brake band in the presence of friction guides." (7 2013).
  • Sen, O.T.; Dreyer, J.T.; Singh, R. "Comparative signal processing analyses of a speed-dependent problem as motivated by brake judder problem." (6 2013).

2008

  • Inalpolat, M.; Caliskan, M.; Singh, R. "Sound radiated by a resonant plate: Comparative evaluation of experimental and computational methods." (12 2008).

2003

  • Singh, R.; Selamet, A.; Nakra, B.C. "Report on the proceedings of the 2001 India-USA symposium on emerging trends in vibration and noise engineering." (5 2003).

1997

  • Houser, D.R.; Singh, R. "NVH research facilities at the Ohio State University: Existing facilities and envisioned enhancements." (12 1997).

1987

  • Lai, J.Y.; Nair, S.S.; Singh, R.; Waldron, K.J. "DYNAMIC SIMULATION AND CONTROL OF WALKING MACHINE LEG.." (12 1987).

1985

  • Lyons, W.M.; Busby, H.R.; Singh, R. "PIN-DISK MODELING CONCEPT APPLIED TO THE BRAKE SQUEAL PROBLEM.." (1 1985).
  • Kumar, A.; Kinzel, G.L.; Singh, R. "PRELIMINARY EXPERT SYSTEM FOR MECHANICAL DESIGN.." (1 1985).

1982

  • Lee, S.; Singh, R.; Moran, M.J. "FIRST LAW ANALYSIS OF A COMPRESSOR USING A COMPUTER SIMULATION MODEL.." (12 1982).